West Sussex on Film – VHS

Silver Jubilee Celebrations (1935)This compilation (on VHS only) includes selected films from the collection of the Screen Archive South East and was produced in conjunction with the West Sussex Record Office. The compilation contains 60 minutes of archive film clips, covering the period 1907- 1957. Film extracts include scenes of Edwardian Bognor Regis by pioneer film-maker Cecil Hepworth in 1907; a romantic drama feature film from 1921 produced at the Shoreham Film Studio; amateur footage of Crawley in the late 1920s and early 1930s; local newsreel footage of Bognor Regis dating from 1910-1936; early colour footage of Silver Jubilee celebrations in Chichester in 1935; footage of the Royal Sussex Regiment and film of Chichester based firm Shippam Ltd.

This VHS can be viewed at Record Offices and Libraries in West Sussex or purchased from the West Sussex Record Office.